Rana J. Wright



  • Duquesne University School of Law, 2003, J.D., Vice Chair of Trial Moot Cout Honor Society
  • China University of Political Science and Law, 2001, Beijing, PRC
  • University of Pittsburgh, 2000, B.A., cum laude, Communications, From February to June 1999, Rana took part in a Semester at Sea with the Institute for Shipboard Education. She studied business communication in such places as Brazil, Capetown, Cuba, India, Japan, Malaysia and Vietnam.

Professional Admissions / Qualifications

  • Pennsylvania
  • New Jersey

Rana is a member of the Financial Industry Group, practicing in the area of Investment Management.  Her practice focuses on all aspects of investment company and investment advisor regulation and compliance.  Her work includes advising mutual funds with disclosure materials, sales literature, service provider contracts and board presentations.  Rana also regularly advises mutual fund distributors in drafting and negotiating fund sales agreements with third party intermediaries.

Rana serves as assistant secretary of a registered investment company and, in that role, counsels the Board and investment adviser as to regulatory compliance matters.

Employment History

  • 2003 - Reed Smith

Professional Affiliations

  • American Bar Association – Member
  • Pennsylvania Bar Association – Member